Chicago Bears Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Chicago Bears single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2020, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Ken Kavanaugh is the Chicago Bears single season leader in receiving average with 25.56.

Players active with the Chicago Bears during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 30 receptions

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  K. Kavanaugh 1947 Chi 32 818 25.6 81 13
  H. Hill 1954 Chi 45 1,124 25.0 76 12
  H. Hill 1956 Chi 47 1,128 24.0 79 11
  W. Gault 1985 Chi 33 704 21.3 70t 1
  W. Gault 1983 Chi 40 836 20.9 87t 8
  W. Gault 1987 Chi 35 705 20.1 56t 7
  J. Knox 2011 Chi 37 727 19.6 81 2
  W. Gault 1986 Chi 42 818 19.5 53t 5
  J. Dooley 1954 Chi 34 658 19.4 69 7
  J. Scott 1980 Chi 36 696 19.3 64t 3
  M. Ditka 1961 Chi 56 1,076 19.2 76t 12
  J. Knox 2010 Chi 51 960 18.8 67t 5
  H. Hill 1955 Chi 42 789 18.8 86 9
  W. Dewveall 1960 Chi 43 804 18.7 91t 5
  J. Scott 1978 Chi 42 759 18.1 59 5
  D. McKinnon 1985 Chi 31 555 17.9 48 7
  B. Rather 1975 Chi 39 685 17.6 54 2
  C. Wade 1974 Chi 39 683 17.5 73 1
  W. Gault 1984 Chi 34 587 17.3 61t 6
  D. Gordon 1967 Chi 31 534 17.2 93t 5
  G. Schroeder 1952 Chi 39 660 16.9 56 6
  C. Conway 1995 Chi 62 1,037 16.7 76t 12
  M. Robinson 1999 Chi 84 1,400 16.7 80t 9
  D. Terrell 2004 Chi 42 699 16.6 63 1
  B. Baschnagel 1981 Chi 34 554 16.3 72t 3
  R. Morris 1989 Chi 30 486 16.2 58t 1
  J. Scott 1977 Chi 50 809 16.2 72t 3
  H. Hill 1959 Chi 36 578 16.1 88t 3
  G. Farmer 1971 Chi 46 737 16.0 64 5
  G. Farmer 1970 Chi 31 496 16.0 60 2
  A. Jeffery 2013 Chi 89 1,421 16.0 80t 7
  J. Morris 1965 Chi 53 846 16.0 80t 4
  J. Dooley 1953 Chi 53 841 15.9 72 4
  C. Conway 1997 Chi 30 476 15.9 55t 1
  J. Graham 1995 Chi 82 1,301 15.9 51 4
  A. Jeffery 2016 Chi 52 821 15.8 54 2
  D. McKinnon 1988 Chi 45 704 15.6 76t 3
  M. Ditka 1962 Chi 58 904 15.6 69t 5
  W. Davis 1991 Chi 61 945 15.5 75t 6
  B. Engram 1998 Chi 64 987 15.4 79t 5
  G. McAfee 1947 Chi 32 492 15.4 53 1
  J. Morris 1962 Chi 58 889 15.3 73t 5
  J. Morris 1961 Chi 36 548 15.2 80t 4
  W. Galimore 1961 Chi 33 502 15.2 84t 3
  B. Berrian 2006 Chi 51 775 15.2 62 6
  B. Baschnagel 1979 Chi 30 452 15.1 54t 2
  J. Morris 1963 Chi 47 705 15.0 51t 2
  K. Margerum 1981 Chi 39 584 15.0 41 1
  A. Jeffery 2015 Chi 54 807 14.9 50 4
  J. Keane 1949 Chi 47 696 14.8 39 6